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The 69th Annual Academy Awards (USA)

On March 24, 1997, Celine Dion took part in the 69th Annual Academy Awards, at the Shrine Auditorium, in Los Angeles, California.

Celine performed "Because You Loved Me" and Barbra Streisand's "I Finally Found Someone".

She wore a couture fashion plunge with a V-neck dress in stones of silver, pewter and white. This house of Chanel creation was accessorized with a platinum and diamond comet necklace.